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Updated September 1, 2022

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TOPIC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) MedlinePlus Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) State Health Facts US Census County Health Rankings & Roadmaps (CHRR) City Health Dashboard Rural Data Explorer WHO Global Health Observatory
ALCOHOL                  
Alcohol dependence/Alcohol Use Disorder Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Alcohol treatment Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Binge drinking Yes Yes Yes No No No Yes No  
Chronic drinking Yes Yes Yes No No No No No  
Excessive/heavy drinking Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No No  
Drinking and driving Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No No  
DEATHS BY CONDITION/CAUSE                  
Alcohol-induced Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Breast cancer Yes Yes No Yes No No Yes No  
Cancer, general Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Cardiovascular disease Yes Yes No Yes No No Yes No  
Cervical cancer Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Colorectum cancer Yes Yes No No No No Yes No  
Diabetes Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Drug overdose Yes Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes  
Firearms Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No No  
HIV/AIDS Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Homicide Yes Yes No No No Yes No No  
Infant mortality Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No No  
Influenza Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Injury Yes Yes No No No Yes No No  
Leading causes of death Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Lung cancer deaths Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Motor vehicle crash Yes Yes No No No Yes No No  
Pneumonia Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Suicide Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No No  
DEMOGRAPHICS                  
Age No No Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes  
Disability Yes No Yes Yes Yes No No No  
Employment status No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Homelessness No No No Yes No No No No  
Households characteristics/living arrangements Yes No No No Yes Yes No No  
Incarceration/correctional populations No No No Yes Yes No No No  
Income/Poverty Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Language spoken at home No No No No Yes No No No  
Life expectancy Yes Yes No Yes No No Yes Yes  
Marital status Yes No Yes No Yes No No No  
Number of children No No Yes No Yes No No No  
Populations Yes No No Yes Yes No No No  
Population change No No No No Yes Yes No No  
Race/Ethnicity/Ancestry Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Rent/Own home No No Yes No Yes Yes No No  
Rural/Urban Yes No No No Yes No No Yes  
Sex No No Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes  
Veteran status Yes No Yes No Yes No No Yes  
EDUCATION                  
Educational attainment No No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Reading proficiency, children No No No No No Yes Yes No  
School absenteeism No No No No No No Yes No  
EMPLOYMENT                  
Employment/Unemployment No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Workers by occupational category No No No Yes Yes No No No  
HEALTH BEHAVIORS                  
Household emergency prepardeness No No No No Yes No No No  
Insufficient sleep Yes Yes No No No Yes No No  
Seatbelt use No No Yes No No No No No  
HEALTH CARE ACCESS                  
Cost prohibiting access Yes No Yes Yes No No No No  
Health care access Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Health professional shortage areas No No No Yes No No No Yes  
HEALTH CARE COSTS                  
Health expenditures Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Hospital inpatient expenses No Yes No Yes No No No No  
Mental health services expenditures Yes No No No No No No No  
Prescription drugs costs Yes No No Yes No No No No  
HEALTH CARE INSURANCE                  
Health insurance coverage/status Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes  
Medicaid Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Medicare Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Under 65 coverage No No Yes No No Yes Yes No  
Uninsured children Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No No  
HEALTH CARE USE BY SERVICE/FACILTY                  
Ambulatory care use/Physician office visits Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Community health centers No No No Yes No No No No  
Dentists No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Hospitals No Yes No Yes No No No No  
Last checkup No No Yes No No No No No  
Mental health providers Yes No No Yes No Yes No No  
Nursing facilities Yes No No Yes Yes No No No  
Primary/Personal care provider No No Yes Yes No Yes No Yes  
Rural health clinics No No No Yes No No No No  
HEALTH CONDITIONS                  
Arthritis Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Asthma Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Breast cancer No Yes No Yes No No No No  
Cancer, general Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Cardiovascular disease Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Cervical cancer No Yes No Yes No No No No  
Chlamydia Yes No No Yes No Yes No No  
Cholesterol Yes Yes Yes No No No No No  
COPD Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Diabetes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes  
Gonorrhea Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
HIV/AIDS Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No Yes  
Hypertension Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No  
Kidney disease Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Obesity, adult Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes  
Obesity, children and adolescents Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Syphilis Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Vision impairment No Yes Yes No No No No No  
HEALTH STATUS                  
Fair or poor health Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes No  
Overall health Yes No Yes Yes No No No No  
ILLICIT DRUGS                  
Illicit drug use Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Drug treatment Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Drug overdose Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No No  
IMMUNIZATION/VACCINATION                  
COVID-19 vaccination Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Flu vaccination Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No  
Pneumonia vaccination Yes No Yes Yes No No No No  
Tetanus vaccination Yes No Yes No No No No No  
Shingle vaccination Yes No Yes No No No No No  
Childhood immunizations Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
INFORMATION ACCESS                  
Health information technology use Yes No No No No No No No  
Internet use Yes No No No No No No No  
Broadband connection/Internet access No No Yes No Yes Yes Yes No  
MATERNAL/CHILD HEALTH                  
Breastfeeding Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Fertility Yes No No No Yes No No No  
Prenatal care Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Preterm birth Yes No No Yes No No No No  
MENTAL HEALTH                  
Depression Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
Mental health status Yes No No Yes No Yes Yes No  
Prescription medications for mental health Yes No No No No No No No  
Suicide Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Suicidal thoughts and behaviors Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
NUTRITION/FOOD ENVIRONMENT                  
Diet/nutrition Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Fruit/vegetable consumption Yes Yes Yes No No No No No  
Food insecurity/insufficiency Yes No No Yes No Yes No No  
Limited access to healthy foods No No No No No Yes Yes Yes  
SNAP use No Yes No Yes Yes No No No  
ORAL HEALTH                  
Child oral health Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Dental visit Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
All teeth removed No No Yes Yes No No No No  
PHYSICAL ACTIVITY/EXERCISE                  
Physical activity, adults Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes  
Physical activity, adolescents Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Physical activity, children Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Aerobic activity No No Yes No No No No No  
Strength activity No No Yes No No No No No  
Exercise No No Yes No No No No No  
PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT                  
Air pollution Yes No No No No Yes Yes No  
Commute No No No No No Yes No No  
Housing problems No No No No No Yes Yes No  
Park access/Exercise opportunities No No No No No Yes Yes No  
Segregation No No No No No Yes Yes No  
Violent crime Yes No No No No Yes Yes No  
Walkability No No No No No No Yes No  
Water pollution No No No No No Yes No No  
POLICY/LAW/PROGRAMS                  
Abortion Yes No No Yes No No No No  
AIDS drug assistance program No No No Yes No No No No  
Federal HIV/AIDS funding No No No Yes No No No No  
Firearm laws by state No No No Yes No No No No  
Sex and HIV education Yes No No No No No No No  
Sterile syringe exchange programs No No No Yes No No No No  
SCREENING                  
Cholesterol No No Yes Yes No No No No  
Colorectal cancer No No Yes No No No No No  
HIV/AIDS No No Yes Yes No No No No  
Mammogram Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No  
PAP test Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No  
PSA test Yes No Yes No No No No No  
TEEN HEALTH                  
Health behaviors among youth Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
Teen births Yes Yes No Yes No Yes Yes No  
Teen use Yes Yes No Yes No No No No  
TOBACCO/E-CIGARETTE USE                  
Current smoker No No Yes Yes No Yes Yes No  
Smoker status No No Yes No No No No No  
E-cigarette use Yes No Yes No No No No No  
Cigarette use Yes Yes No No No No No No  
Quit attempt Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Smokeless tobacco use Yes No Yes No No No No No  
State smoking restrictions Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Tobacco settlement funds No No No Yes No No No No  
Treatment coverage for cessation No No No Yes No No No No  
VITAL STATISTICS                  
Birth rate Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Death rate Yes No No Yes No No No No  
Premature death No No No No No Yes Yes No